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Old 08-02-2012, 03:20 PM   #91
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Personally I like the idea of the option, draw, and other designed running play, used in moderation. The threat that Gryphon might run, beyond just ordinary scrambling, is a weapon in its own right and can be used to open up the passing game. A linebacker, safety, or cornerback who has to worry about Gryphon keeping will be distracted from passing game responsibilities. So I think Gryphon should run in an intentional way more than most other QB's.

However, I agree with you about the specter of injury. So if Gryphon runs just enough to establish the threat and keep defenses honest, that will be good enough for me.
Agree 100%. He have to make sure DF's are aware of the threat that's the only way they will stay honest. He's FAST.
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Old 08-02-2012, 03:24 PM   #92
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....Gryphon..
its growing on me...
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Balmer still MIA. Time to cut our losses I think
Was looking for BIG things from him. Oh Well.
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I might be attendance Saturday if any of you guys are headed that way.
I'll be there too.

I'll be the ugly guy with the hot wife and cute kids.
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Old 08-02-2012, 04:14 PM   #95
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Read they searched his room and only found a Redskins Sweatshirt. Either kidnapping or he simply picked up and left.
That's pretty crappy they wouldn't even notify the coaching staff.
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So ends the pointless career of Kentwan Balmer...
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If he hadn't pulled this stunt with the 49ers, I'd be concerned.

What a waste. He treats playing in the NFL like it's nothing.
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That's pretty crappy they wouldn't even notify the coaching staff.
He's done it before to the 9ers. Hell, James Davis did the same thing to us last year too. We're 2 for 2 so far. Wonder how long the streak goes on for...
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That's pretty crappy they wouldn't even notify the coaching staff.
Who's they?

Not that it matters, sounds like Kentwan Balmer just gave up. Pretty shitty of him to not let his coaches know though.
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Who's they?

Not that it matters, sounds like Kentwan Balmer just gave up. Pretty shitty of him to not let his coaches know though.

They would be Balmer or his agent.
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its growing on me...
someone needs to paste his face on there and put superman socks on all of the legs. Then that pic will look COOL!

I dont have any skillz.....
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You know what, if Kentwan Balmer leaving our team is our biggest problem, then we're in good shape. None of this Haynesworth crap, or McNabb not starting.
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Who's they?

Not that it matters, sounds like Kentwan Balmer just gave up. Pretty shitty of him to not let his coaches know though.
Maybe Petrino at U. of Arkansas will make room for him
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You know what, if Kentwan Balmer leaving our team is our biggest problem, then we're in good shape. None of this Haynesworth crap, or McNabb not starting.
Or people speculating that Colt Brennan was going to be our quarterback of the future, i'm so glad we're past that.
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